training at R.N.Z.A.F Station Taieri,
then to Empire Training School, (Ontario,
where he received his commision
on to a Navigation course at Prince Edward Island
then to the United Kingdom to train on Oxfords.
and posted to No 228 Squadron R.A.F. Coastal
flying Sunderlands operating out of Penbroke Dock
Navigator and Pilot
were Two other Coastal Command Squadrons
operating out of Penbroke Dock, (all with 12
No 461 Sqn Australian and No 422 Sqn Canadian.
JIM CASTLES 7mins.
give some of the idea of how large the interior
of a Short Sunderland
was, here is a 'shot' looking forward to the
Note the port and starboard gunners at their
positions and the two deck levels.